# Installation¶

Installing VisiData is pretty easy. First, you’ll need the following:

Then, open your terminal and run this command:

pip3 install visidata


VisiData is the program’s name, but vd is its terminal command. So to test that VisiData installed correctly, run this:

vd --version


You should see something like the following:

$vd --version saul.pw/VisiData v1.5$